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Letter from Sir David Cannadine

What's new: September 2019

This month’s update adds 35 new articles with a focus on themes from the Victorian age – business, art, literature, music, medicine, women in public life, the Great Exhibition – introduced by Elizabeth Crawford and Professor Anthony Howe.

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Toru Dutt (1856-1877)

Toru Dutt

Aged just twenty-one at her death, Toru Dutt spent three years in Victorian Britain with her family, and went on to pioneer the Indian women’s literary tradition in English through her poetry, translations, and novels.

 

 

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SEPTEMBER 12, 2019

What's new: September 2019

This month’s update adds 35 new articles with a focus on themes from the Victorian age.

AUGUST 8, 2019

What's new: August 2019

This month’s update adds 36 new lives, with a focus on women’s citizenship and social action in the early twentieth century.

JULY 11, 2019

What's new: July 2019

The latest update, curated by Dr Elizabeth Darling, adds the lives of some of the first generation of women architects to practise in Britain.